Aurelia Arkotxa has been named a full member of the Basque Academy
2007-04-09 ¦ .
The author from Baigorri has been an associate member since 2003
Euskaltzaindia [The Royal Academy of the Basque Language] has named Aurelia Arkotxa a full member, awarding the author from Baigorri the 25th seat. Arkotxa was nominated a few weeks ago by members Jean Louis Davant, Emile Larre, Txomin Peillen and Be˝at Oihartzabal. Additionally, Bernardo Atxaga took over the directorship of the Academy on March 18, at the meeting held in Asteasun, where Atxaga was born.
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